Bike: Yuba Mundo with electric assist
Trailer: Bikes-at-Work trailer with a custom hitch for the Mundo
Distance: About 5 miles
Avg speed: About 12 mph
Total weight of bike+rider+trailer+cargo: 560 lbs.
Estimated cargo weight: About 220 lbs.

via Mark Stosberg

Mark Stosberg's Car-replacement Vehicle

Using his bright blue Yuba Mundo with electric assist, Mark Stosberg continues to push the limits of pedal-powered hauling capacity. more »

Apr 5, 2012 8:58 AM Opinions 2 Comments

A City Called "Bikeville"

It’s not every day you hear of a city with an initiative to rename itself “Bikeville.” Welcome to Greenville, South Carolina! more »

Dec 6, 2011 11:29 AM Opinions

Peter Czink poses with bike.

Lorraine Weideman

Made in Hungary

Freedom is pretty important to us Hungarians, and my first taste of it was had firmly in the saddle of a hand-me-down, balloon-tired Eaton’s Road King... more »

Nov 7, 2011 3:43 PM Opinions 2 Comments

The Life of Bicyclists

While watching David Attenborough’s BBC documentary series The Life of Birds, I am struck by how much bicyclists have in common with birds. more »

Nov 7, 2011 3:37 PM Opinions 3 Comments

World By Cycle

Changing the world, one pedal stroke at a time. more »

Nov 3, 2011 3:18 PM Opinions

Lovely Austin park and Sara Young.

Sara Young

Following a Windy Road in Austin

Sara Young discovers the shortcomings of Google maps and Austin's meandering back roads. more »

Oct 31, 2011 12:26 PM Opinions 1 Comments

Austin and the Yellow Bike

The Yellow Bike Project provides an environment in which people can come and build or repair bikes for free. more »

Oct 25, 2011 1:46 PM Opinions

A cycle chic promotional poster to encourage people to ride their bikes.

Diagramming - Mai Lor, Yina Yun, Chang Lee, Minh Chau and Van Tran.

Cycle Chic - Controlling the Future of Sustainability

Save the climate: cycle! more »

Oct 19, 2011 2:44 PM Opinions 1 Comments

Hello Austin - Where Are You?

Sara Young gets her bearings in the Texas capital. more »

Oct 19, 2011 12:34 PM Opinions 3 Comments

Cyclist heading to a commuter bridge in Denver, CO.

Sara Young

Goodbye to Denver

Denver is one of the most bike-friendly cities I have been to thus far. Find out why. more »

Oct 11, 2011 3:27 PM Opinions

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